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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Health and Safety Guide

ASERT has compiled resources for those with autism and those who care for people with autism relating to the current COVID-19 outbreak.

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Blogs

Making Choices

By Sarah Matincheck

Sarah talks about how recently she has been faced with a number of decisions regarding her future. She also discusses taking a semester off of school due to the pandemic and how it has affected her.

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Envy and Jealousy

By Out-of-Sync Woman

Out of Sync Woman discusses how envy and jealousy are killers of happiness and how she tries to overcome these negative emotions

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How I See It – The Virtual World

By Khylil

Khylil discusses how he has adapted his lifestyle in order to work from home and how he worries about the return to how things were once the pandemic ends.

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Introducing Miriam!

By Miriam

In their first blog, Miriam talks about what it means to be a content creator and how they fell in love with it. Miriam also discusses a few of their other hobbies and passions.

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Growth and Goals

By Out-of-Sync Woman

Out of Sync Woman talks about how planning has helped her achieve her goals - big or small - despite difficulties and how there is always room to grow

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Neurodivergent Couples

By Dmitri 

Dmitri talks about being a neurodivergent relationship with their partner and ways that it may differ from neurotypical peers in a relationship and what it means to be in a relationship.

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What’s Your Superpower?

By Sarah Matincheck

Sarah talks about how each of us has our own unique superpower to help us cope and get through life. Sarah talks about her superpower, being optimistic, has helped her get through COVID-19.

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The Virtual World: Telehealth

The transition to a more virtual world has been a challenge for everyone. A therapist gives their perspective of the virtual world by discussing Telehealth and the associated pros and cons.

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13 Reasons Why Season 2 Review

By Ziggie

Ziggy talks about season 2 of 13 Reasons Why and how effectively the show handles serious issues - such as bullying and assaults.

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Reactions to Loud Sounds

By Khylil

Khylil takes about his own journey with his sensory issues and how he has come to cope, and sometimes even enjoy, loud sounds.

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Room to Grow

By Out-of-Sync Woman

Out of Sync Woman talks about how throughout her life, she has had to put time and effort into doing things that were more difficult for her and how she has learned from mistakes she has made

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Taking a Risk By Speaking Up

By Out-of-Sync Woman

Out of Sync Woman talks about how it can be important, yet challenging, to speak up against people that you are close with. In her case, she spoke up against visiting family during the pandemic.

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How to Travel and Visit Family during a Pandemic: Mental Health Edition

By Dmitri 

Dmitri discusses how traveling during the pandemic can cause a certain level of anxiety and discusses how they keep mentally well when visiting their family

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Not Okay, What’s Next

By Out-of-Sync Woman

Out of Sync Woman discusses the importance of having a good support system to reach out to when things are getting tough and how to effectively communicate your feelings

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Voting By Mail

By Out-of-Sync Woman

Out of Sync Woman talks about the importance of voting and why she is going to vote by mail this election

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